Announcements and Volunteer Opportunities

 
NHS
NHS is an academic honor society with a focus on service and leadershipMembers are required to attend monthly meetings, participate in club sponsored volunteer events, and to complete 10 hours of individual volunteer work per semester. 
To be eligible to apply you must:
  • be a junior (as of fall 2013) or senior
  • have a current GPA of 3.75
  • be enrolled in at least 6 classes per semester
  • be committed to helping the community through service

All those interested in joining NHS for the 2014-2015 school year should plan on attending an informational meeting to be held at the beginning of school next year. Make sure to listen for announcements for the date and time of the meeting. 
 
Service Opportunities


TVHS Environmental Club
Seeking students to help with recycling efforts at Thompson Valley.  All volunteers would have to attend a short training in early November.  Volunteer work will be done during school hours, primarily at lunch so this is an excellent opportunity for students who have busy schedules.  Please see Ms. Shupe if interested.    

 
City of Loveland
Needs Volunteer for various community projects.  email Jenni Dobson at:  dobsoj@ci.loveland.us for more info.  
 
 
Help Kids Succeed
This is a local organization aimed at bringing a wide variety of services to students in the Thompson School District.  For more information visit their website at www.thetef.org
 
H.E.L.P International
Respond to major disasters, as well as, the development of depressed areas by providing medical supplies and equipment and humanitarian aid. This organization need volunteers for Administrative/Office work (mailings, data entry, clean-up, etc.), warehouse work (sorting, packing, loading containers, staging shipments, unloading, pick-ups, deliveries, forklift, etc.), repairs (toys, bicycles, small appliances, computers, etc.), fundraising, and newsletter production.
629 14th Street S.W.
Loveland, Colorado 80537
970.481.2531 or 970.224.2233
www.helpint.org
 
 
Free Tutor Center of Loveland
Work with children K-12 on basic or more complex academic skills. Spend a hour with a student who needs a little extra help on school work and watch them excel in the coming weeks.
 
 
Call Linda at 613-0250 or 667-4584
319 E. Fourth Street
Loveland, Colorado 80537
 
 
Larimer County Humane Society
Community Service Volunteers must be 18 (no long term commitment)
Volunteer (6 month commitment for 2hr/wk)
•    must be at least 16   
•    attend volunteer orientation, schedule an interview, and attend training (these will count for your hours)
 
 
6317 Kyle Ave., Fort Collins, CO 80525
Phone - (970) 226-3647
[ http://www.larimerhumane.org/ ]http://www.larimerhumane.org
 
 
House of Neighborly Service
Volunteers are always needed especially in the food program and clothing room. Help sort and categorize incoming donations or prepare and distribute donations to people in need.
 
 
565 North Cleveland Avenue; Loveland, CO 80537
(970) 667-4939
[ http://www.honservice.org/ ]www.honservice.org
 
 
Inclement Weather Shelter
House of Neighborly Service in collaboration with many community partners such as the local Churches, City of Loveland, United Way and individual donors provide emergency shelter during inclement weather. When the day temperatures fall below 40 degrees and night temperatures fall below 20. This is a program operated primarily by volunteers from the community and funds provide food and supplies as available.
 
 
Call Doug at 667-4939 X25 to volunteer.
 
  
Volunteers of America Northern Colorado
Services
405 Cayon Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80521
Call Samantha Murphy 970-472-9630
 
 
Meals on Wheels
Prepare and Serve meals to the elderly community
 
 
437 N. Garfield Ave
Loveland, Colorado 80537
email: [ mailto:meals4u@quest.net ]meals4u@quest.net
 
 
Westridge Therapy Horseback Riding
This place knows how to treat their volunteers. You will receive a free t-shirt for volunteering and a letter of recommendation if needed. If you volunteer for an hour, you yourself get an hour of riding time! Help provide therapeutic riding to the mentally, physically, or emotionally disabled. Volunteers are extremely needed!
 
 
By Highway 34 and Frontage Road Intersection
Call Lynn Begin
970-518-7512
wai4u@hotmail.com

 

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